What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name LOPEZ, JASON A Employer name Carmel CSD Amount $61,319.06 Date 05/21/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name EMM, DANIEL S Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,319.04 Date 09/28/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOORE, RON M Employer name Skaneateles CSD Amount $61,318.70 Date 06/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE LUCA, ALBERT Employer name Mid-Hudson Psych Center Amount $61,318.53 Date 10/08/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORACCO, JOSHUA M Employer name Ontario County Amount $61,318.42 Date 04/22/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOLCH, THERESA Employer name New City Library Amount $61,318.34 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ESPEJO, CHRISTIAN G Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $61,318.28 Date 02/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANEL, DARLENE M Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $61,318.23 Date 01/07/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PECKA, SUZANNE Employer name Finger Lakes DDSO Amount $61,318.16 Date 07/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name APPESE-HASBROUCK, NANCY L Employer name Orange County Amount $61,318.13 Date 04/21/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAUTENSCHLAGER, JOSEPHINE A Employer name Half Hollow Hills CSD Amount $61,318.09 Date 05/04/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIZER, WILLIAM C Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,317.73 Date 09/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, RONALD A Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,317.72 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINLAN, DANIEL J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $61,317.58 Date 12/06/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NATT, RONNIE B Employer name New York Public Library Amount $61,317.45 Date 04/07/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOOKER, REGINA Employer name Port Jefferson UFSD Amount $61,317.19 Date 04/14/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAVELINE, COREY M Employer name Mohawk Correctional Facility Amount $61,317.06 Date 01/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BEVILACQUA, CHRISTA A Employer name Mohawk Valley Child Youth Serv Amount $61,317.04 Date 09/04/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLEDGE-WHITCOMB, LUANNE M Employer name Cattaraugus County Amount $61,316.95 Date 11/19/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLOSSNER, JEFFREY D Employer name Marcy Correctional Facility Amount $61,316.73 Date 11/27/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LASHER, JEREMY R Employer name Niskayuna CSD Amount $61,316.68 Date 02/19/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TROTTER, DOUGLAS J Employer name Greater Binghamton Health Center Amount $61,316.58 Date 01/23/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEED, SENORA L Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $61,316.39 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, SANDRA Employer name Div Housing & Community Renewl Amount $61,315.82 Date 03/24/1986 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBO, KIMBERLY A Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $61,315.68 Date 11/03/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, SOEURETTE Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $61,315.51 Date 12/26/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHARAN, ESTHER V Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $61,313.96 Date 05/11/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GULNICK, MICHAEL A Employer name Workers Compensation Board Bd Amount $61,313.76 Date 07/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORRIS, TIMOTHY S Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $61,313.67 Date 09/08/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMAER, STEPHANIE K Employer name Tompkins County Amount $61,313.64 Date 07/05/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINEZ, JOYCE M Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,313.49 Date 04/11/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DELAHUNTY, CAROL J Employer name Deer Park UFSD Amount $61,313.38 Date 11/03/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOLKIN, DEWEY M Employer name St Lawrence County Amount $61,313.37 Date 02/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BYRNE, SHAUN T Employer name NYS Bridge Authority Amount $61,313.35 Date 11/29/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LENT, DANIELLE R Employer name Village of Larchmont Amount $61,313.18 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GAUS, JOSEPH C Employer name City of Watertown Amount $61,313.07 Date 11/21/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARCHETERRE, DEBORAH N Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,312.96 Date 08/12/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, RICARDO J Employer name Town of Colonie Amount $61,312.75 Date 11/24/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABRAMS, JULIE K Employer name E Syracuse-Minoa CSD Amount $61,312.10 Date 09/14/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOKES, DAWN M Employer name Orange County Amount $61,311.84 Date 04/01/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALLACE, SAMUEL Employer name Dept Transportation Region 8 Amount $61,311.76 Date 01/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, W MICHAEL Employer name Onondaga County Amount $61,311.72 Date 05/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMATO, JUDITH M Employer name New Rochelle City School Dist Amount $61,311.72 Date 12/06/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAY, JILLIAN E Employer name Chemung County Amount $61,311.63 Date 05/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TAYLOR, JO-ANNE Employer name Steuben County Amount $61,311.22 Date 12/09/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HECKELMAN, ANN Employer name Suffolk County Amount $61,310.60 Date 09/01/1970 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, JOSEPH A Employer name Highland CSD Amount $61,310.39 Date 12/06/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMAN, MICHAEL B Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,310.08 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DORN, BARBARA F Employer name Lawrence UFSD Amount $61,308.92 Date 09/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBINGER, ERIKA Employer name Wappingers CSD Amount $61,308.78 Date 08/31/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TEE, SAMUEL D Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $61,308.70 Date 03/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MACHULA, DAVID D Employer name NYS Teachers Retirement System Amount $61,308.00 Date 12/05/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDRONOVICH, ROSTISLAV Employer name Mohawk Valley Psych Center Amount $61,307.95 Date 03/08/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGASH, DAVID R Employer name Riverhead Fire District Amount $61,307.88 Date 01/03/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BAPTISTE, FASINA K Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,307.78 Date 03/23/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GONZALEZ, ARMANDO Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,307.78 Date 04/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAMM, MICHAEL Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,307.78 Date 08/03/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LI, TRUNG Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,307.78 Date 01/13/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LINART, KATHERINE B Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,307.78 Date 08/18/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOSCHEL, THERESE M Employer name Northport East Northport UFSD Amount $61,307.65 Date 11/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CALHOUN, MEGHAN A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $61,307.53 Date 03/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BUCKLEY, CHRISTOPHER F Employer name Village of Caledonia Amount $61,307.36 Date 06/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMAS, CASSANDRA A Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $61,307.26 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BORMANN, CARISSE M Employer name West Babylon Public Library Amount $61,307.09 Date 10/30/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPILSBURY, PAMELA R Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,307.06 Date 07/23/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOLLER, ELLIOT I Employer name Energy Research Dev Authority Amount $61,306.95 Date 06/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRK, JENNIFER L Employer name Elmira Psych Center Amount $61,306.52 Date 10/19/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HORNBERGER, PETER E Employer name Rockland County Amount $61,306.39 Date 05/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, DEREK T Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,306.02 Date 06/01/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORGIONE, FRANK J Employer name City of White Plains Amount $61,305.64 Date 11/25/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VOGT, STEVEN A Employer name Town of Islip Amount $61,305.61 Date 11/22/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLUG, KEVIN R Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,305.57 Date 03/26/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WAKEMAN, TIMOTHY R Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,305.55 Date 08/13/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABU, GANIYU Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $61,305.51 Date 09/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NOSBISCH, LINDA Employer name Division of Veterans' Affairs Amount $61,305.47 Date 12/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XU, LEI Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $61,305.47 Date 06/08/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VARGHESE, ASHLY K Employer name Helen Hayes Hospital Amount $61,305.36 Date 01/10/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MURPHY, JAMES J Employer name Massapequa UFSD Amount $61,305.29 Date 09/28/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE WOLF, GREGORY D Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,305.14 Date 04/28/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MESEROLE, CAROLEIGH N Employer name Saranac Lake CSD Amount $61,305.00 Date 04/14/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALLONE, SHEILA A Employer name Livonia CSD Amount $61,304.64 Date 07/26/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHANAHAN, THOMAS P Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $61,304.54 Date 03/12/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STINER, MARCIE A Employer name Boces Genes Liv'st Stu'Bn Wyom Amount $61,304.40 Date 04/10/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOGDAN, KAREN A Employer name Legislative Library Amount $61,304.25 Date 06/14/1976 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLUYEMI, OLUTAYO A Employer name State Insurance Fund-Admin Amount $61,303.83 Date 12/13/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PALIS, ALINA J Employer name Wayne County Amount $61,303.72 Date 04/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LATAINER, JAMES L Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $61,303.68 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SARNI, MAUREEN Employer name Town of Brookhaven Amount $61,303.44 Date 12/11/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BIECHELE, LORRAINE A Employer name Cornell University Amount $61,302.85 Date 10/26/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SLAVIN, THERESA Employer name Broome DDSO Amount $61,302.81 Date 12/28/1981 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARPST, JOSEPH P Employer name Oswego County Amount $61,302.74 Date 01/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUST, JAMIE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $61,302.48 Date 03/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HILL, RICARDO S Employer name City of Utica Amount $61,301.86 Date 06/12/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WYPYCH, WAYNE A Employer name Village of East Aurora Amount $61,301.68 Date 08/21/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRMACICH, JANINE L Employer name Erie County Amount $61,301.60 Date 09/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAWLOR, TIMOTHY Employer name City of Albany Amount $61,301.09 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SPRINGSTEEN, BARBARA Employer name Huntington Manor Fire District Amount $61,301.00 Date 01/04/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENNAN-BARNETT, DONNA J Employer name Eastern NY Corr Facility Amount $61,300.57 Date 08/10/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FITZPATRICK, ROBIN F Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $61,300.33 Date 08/08/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAMATOWSKI, PAUL T Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $61,300.18 Date 05/09/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System